By: Jim Halley, USA TODAY High School Sports | November 21, 2017
No. 5: Hamilton Heights Christian Academy
Location: Chattanooga, Tenn.
2016-17 record: 29-2
Final 2016-17 Super 25 ranking: 15
The Hawks were the National Association of Christian Athletes and USA Prep champions and the runners-up in the DICK’S Sporting Goods High School Nationals.
They feature a team full of Division I talent, led by 6-1 W Elizabeth Balogun (14.6 ppg 5.0 rpg, 2.7 bpg), who signed with Georgia Tech, and 6-1 PG Jazmine Massengill (10.3 ppg, 6.0 rpg ,7.0 apg), who signed with Tennessee.
They also have two super sophomores in 6-0 G Treasure Hunt (12.9 ppg, 3.0 apg) and 6-7 C Kamilla Cardosa (8.9 ppg, 6.4 rpg).
The top newcomer is senior 5-6 PG Marta Rodriguez, who played on the Portuguese U18 National Team.